Our Team

Chairman

Adrian Tyndall

Adrian Tyndall M.D.

Interim Dean, College Of Medicine

Faculty

Peter Alexandrov

Peter Alexandrov M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Brandon R Allen

Brandon R Allen M.D.

Assistant Professor; Medical Director, Adult ED
Lars Beattie

Lars Beattie M.D., FACEP

Residency Program Director, Associate Professor
Torben K Becker

Torben K Becker M.D., Ph.D., RDMS, FAWM

Assistant Professor Of Emergency Medicine, Critical Care Medicine & EMS; Director Of Prehospital Research; Program Director, Global Emergency Medicine Fellowship; Associate Medical Director – Alachua County Fire Rescue
Brittany C Beel

Brittany C Beel M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Noel R Braseth

Noel R Braseth M.D.

SHANDS STAFF
David B Crabb

David B Crabb M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Giuliano De Portu

Giuliano De Portu M.D.

Assistant Dean, Office of Diversity; Assistant Residency Program Director; Program Director, Medical Student Ultrasound Curriculum;​ Clinical Assistant Professor
Marie-Carmelle Elie

Marie-Carmelle Elie M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
Mindy Fernandez

Mindy Fernandez M.D.

SHANDS STAFF
Rosemarie Fernandez

Rosemarie Fernandez M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
Desmond Fitzpatrick

Desmond Fitzpatrick M.D.

Assistant Professor, Adult ED; Assistant Director, EMS Fellowship; Medical Director, Lake County EMS; Medical Director For Stadium Operations And Disaster Preparedness, Ben Hill Griffin Stadium; EMS Clerkship Director
Joshua D Gordon

Joshua D Gordon M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Carolyn K Holland

Carolyn K Holland M.D.

Assistant Program Director And Clinical Assistant Professor
Liam C Holtzman

Liam C Holtzman D.O.

Associate Program Director And Clinical Assistant Professor
Karl W Huesgen

Karl W Huesgen M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Charles Hwang

Charles Hwang M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, UF Health Medical Director, Levy County Department Of Public Safety
Jason M Jones

Jason M Jones M.D.

Emergency Medicine Attending
Sitha Konopack

Sitha Konopack M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Michael L Krick

Michael L Krick D.O.

Assistant Professor; Emergency Medicine Physician
Karen Laauwe

Karen Laauwe M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Jennifer K Light

Jennifer K Light M.D.

Clinical Assist
Judy K Lucas

Judy K Lucas M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Nicholas Maldonado

Nicholas Maldonado M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Adult ED; Assistant Residency Program Director
Michael Marchick

Michael Marchick M.D.

Assistant Clerkship Director; Clinical Associate Professor
Derek Merck

Derek Merck Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor
Lisa Merck

Lisa Merck M.D.

Associate Professor
David A Meurer

David A Meurer M.D.

Assistant Professor
Kendall Moore

Kendall Moore M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Leslie C Nickels

Leslie C Nickels M.D.

Director, Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Program Fellowship; Clinical Associate Professor
Candice A Norman

Candice A Norman M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Rohit P Patel

Rohit P Patel M.D.

Director Of Critical Care Ultrasound & Assistant Professor
Mary D Patterson

Mary D Patterson M.D., M.Ed.

Associate Dean And Professor
Thomas F Payton

Thomas F Payton M.D.

Emergency Physician
Maritza Plaza-Verduin

Maritza Plaza-Verduin M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
David L Roberts

David L Roberts M.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Matthew Ryan

Matthew Ryan M.D., Ph.D.

Executive Vice Chair And Interim Chief In The Department Of Emergency Medicine; Associate Professor
Matthew B Shannon

Matthew B Shannon M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
John H Slish

John H Slish M.D.

CLIN AST PROF
Caroline C Srihari

Caroline C Srihari M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Tricia B Swan

Tricia B Swan M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
Meredith C Thompson

Meredith C Thompson M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor; Assistant Clerkship Director
Zhihui Yang

Zhihui Yang Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Henry W Young, II

Henry W Young, II M.D.

Assistant Residency Program Director; Clinical Assistant Professor
Taylor Zeglam

Taylor Zeglam M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Cristina M Zeretzke-Bien

Cristina M Zeretzke-Bien M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.A.E.M.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Courtesy/Volunteer Faculty

Harvey G Rohlwing, Jr.

Harvey G Rohlwing, Jr. M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Fellows

Emergency Medical Services Fellows

Alicia Buck

Alicia Buck M.D.

RESIDENT
Alison Leung

Alison Leung M.D.

Resident

CCM Fellows

Barbara F Flores Gonzalez

Barbara F Flores Gonzalez

ADJ CLIN POSTDOC ASO
Caleb A Harrell

Caleb A Harrell M.D.

Anesthesia CCM-EM Fellow
Kruti Shah

Kruti Shah M.D.

ADJ CLIN POSTDOC ASO

Sports Medicine Fellows

Joshua H Altman

Joshua H Altman M.D.

Sports Medicine Fellow

Part-time Clinical Faculty

Benjamin N Abo

Benjamin N Abo D.O.

OPS LUMP SUM PAYMENT
Christopher Bucciarelli

Christopher Bucciarelli M.D.

Resident
Ramona D Esquibel

Ramona D Esquibel M.D.

OPS LUMP SUM PAYMENT
Gail A Knight

Gail A Knight M.D.

OPS LUMP SUM PAYMENT
Travis W Murphy

Travis W Murphy M.D.

Resident
Kenneth J Myers

Kenneth J Myers M.D.

OPS Faculty
Pratik S Patel

Pratik S Patel M.D.

OPS – Healthcare
Ryan H Roberts

Ryan H Roberts M.D.

OPS LUMP SUM PAYMENT
Jasmin Tanaja

Jasmin Tanaja M.D.

OPS LUMP SUM PAYMENT

Per-Diem Pediatric Faculty

Judith R Banks

Judith R Banks M.D.

Pediatrician
Jyoti Budania

Jyoti Budania M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Rachel M Coleman

Rachel M Coleman M.D.

Assistant Professor
Satyanarayan  Mola

Satyanarayan Mola

ERP Application Analyst L3
Maria N Kelly

Maria N Kelly M.D.

Professor And Program Director
Michele N Lossius

Michele N Lossius M.D., F.A.A.P.

Associate Professor And Division Chief For Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Jackie Otero

Jackie Otero M.D.

Assistant Professor
Margaret A Slayton

Margaret A Slayton M.D.

OPS – Healthcare

Advanced Practice Provider Team (Full-Time)

Jessica R Holder

Jessica R Holder

Nurse Practitioner
Sarah A Hula

Sarah A Hula

Nurse Practitioner
Thao D Jinwright

Thao D Jinwright

Clinical Assistant Professor
Samuel T Kim

Samuel T Kim

Physician Assistant
Michelle E Metzger

Michelle E Metzger

Physician Assistant
Vivien P Murphy

Vivien P Murphy

SHANDS STAFF
Sheridan L S Primack

Sheridan L S Primack

Nurse Practitioner-NE FR
Paige N Smith

Paige N Smith

Physician Asst-NE FR
Sara K Webber

Sara K Webber

Physician Asst

Administrative

Debra J Beck

Debra J Beck

Research, Administrative Support Assistant, I
Courtney L Cribbs

Courtney L Cribbs

Clerkship Coordinator
Phyllis A Decker

Phyllis A Decker

Accountant
Chloe Evans

Chloe Evans

Fellowship Coordinator
Zach T Frey

Zach T Frey

Administrative Support Assistant, II
Amanda H Glynn

Amanda H Glynn

Residency Program Coordinator / Administrator
Melyssa E Henagan

Melyssa E Henagan

Senior Accountant
Joshua E Hurwitz

Joshua E Hurwitz

IT Expert
Michele L Joines

Michele L Joines

Administrative Support Assistant, I
Frank Jurkiewicz

Frank Jurkiewicz MBA

Administrator
Melissa J Malecki

Melissa J Malecki

Clinical Operations Coordinator ~ Emergency Medicine Scribe Program Manager
Kristy L Radeker

Kristy L Radeker MSM

Assistant Director Of Emergency Services
Amy M Smith

Amy M Smith

Office Manager; Chairs Administrative Assistant

Emergency Medicine Residents

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